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Welcome to IHTSDO

The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation determines global standards for health terms, an essential part of improving the health of humankind.

We are committed to maintain and grow our leadership as the global experts in healthcare terminology, ensuring that SNOMED CT, our world-leading product, is accepted as the global common language for health terms.

Latest news

  • WONCA & IHTSDO deliver collaborative products

    September 30, 2015

    Close coordination will facilitate adoption of standards-based healthcare implementation internationally.

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  • Expression Constraint Language - Specification & Guide now available

    September 21, 2015

    IHTSDO is pleased to announce the publication of the "SNOMED CT Expression Constraint Language Specification and Guide".

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  • International Council of Nurses (ICN) and IHTSDO deliver collaborative product.

    September 4, 2015

    Close coordination will facilitate adoption of standards-based healthcare implementations internationally.

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  • Positions Vacant: Tooling Services Manager and IT Operations Lead

    September 1, 2015

    IHTSDO invites applications for two new roles within the Technical Services line of business - the role of Tooling Services Manager and the role of IT Operations Lead.

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  • SNOMED CT Foundation Course - Announcement

    August 24, 2015

    Applications for the SNOMED CT Foundation course are now open and will remain open for the foreseeable future.

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